Strath­more Digital Advert­ising Academy is a part­ner­ship between @iLabAfrica and Google to offer Digital Advert­ising train­ing and cer­ti­fic­a­tion using Google’s digital advert­ising tech­no­logy and tools such as Google AdWords, Google Ana­lyt­ics, Google AdWords API, and others. The aim of the Academy is to provide world-​class train­ing in Digital Advert­ising to enable local busi­nesses, insti­tu­tions, organ­is­a­tions, star­t-​ups and advert­ising agen­cies max­im­ise their pres­ence in the digital space.The Academy tar­gets young pro­fes­sion­als in the area of sales and mar­ket­ing, 3rd or 4th year stu­dents from Strath­more Uni­ver­sity and other insti­tu­tions, and indi­vidu­als who have interest in acquir­ing neces­sary skills for digital advertising.

Mode of Delivery

  • Face to Face
  • Even­ing classes

Why take the Course at Strathmore?

@iLabAfrica is a Google Part­ner and a Cen­ter of Excel­lence in Digital Advert­ising at Strath­more University. The Digital Advert­ising Fac­ulty at @iLabAfrica com­prises experts trained at Google HQ in Dub­lin, Ireland. The lecturers include Elizabeth Wamicha, Bernard Chiira and Tabitha Mberi.


The course com­prises 45 hours of teach­ing over a 8 week period and cov­ers: AdWords Fun­da­ment­als, Advanced Search and Advanced Dis­play. In between the mod­ules, there is 1 week for revi­sion and exam.

Exam and Certification

Learners will be required to sit for the AdWords Fun­da­ment­als exam and, at least, one Advanced exam to become Google Cer­ti­fied Digital Advert­ising professionals.

Learners who suc­cess­fully com­plete the course will receive a joint cer­ti­fic­ate from Google and @iLabAfrica.

Pay­ment Details

  • Com­mer­cial Bank of Africa (any branch in Nairobi &Mom­basa) A/​C No. 017 0046 005 Indus­trial Area Branch, Tim­sales Com­plex Enterprise Road
  • Stand­ard Chartered Bank (any branch in Kenya) A/​C No. 010204 484 4 000 Karen Branch
  • Co-​operative Bank of Kenya (any branch in Kenya) A/​C No. 011291604946 00 Upper Hill Branch

NOTE: Please ensure you indic­ate the name of the course i.e. Digital Advert­ising Course while mak­ing the payments.


Intake Dates

Students: 2nd October- 30th November  2017. The course will run for 2months four days a week, covering Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Marketing, Adwords Fundamentals etc.

Cost:  Ksh. 50,000

Registration: Visit here.

Queries: email:  or call:0729876680 /0703 034616


Our students have emerged Top, twice in a row in the Google Online Marketing Challenge.

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